David French would have been a fine alternative to Clinton and Trump. But the path is open, and a better choice remains necessary.— Bill Kristol (@BillKristol) June 6, 2016
I am told by those who knew Kristol's father, Irving, that these repeated failures by Bill would never have occurred under Irving.
Irving was one shrewd founding neocon.
Bill seems to have inherited the talking head gene, but that is about all.